Newegg Respectfully Disagrees With Best Buy's Claims To "Geek" Trademark

Newegg Respectfully Disagrees With Best Buy's Claims To "Geek" Trademark

Last week, we told you about Best Buy sending a cease and desist letter to Newegg.com over its use of the word “geek” on shirts and other marketing materials and Newegg’s ad featuring someone that looks like a Best Buy employee. Well, over the weekend, Newegg posted its response to big blue’s allegations. [More]

Best Buy Issues Cease & Desist Over Newegg.com's Use Of The Word "Geek"

Best Buy Issues Cease & Desist Over Newegg.com's Use Of The Word "Geek"

The folks at Best Buy are none too happy with electronics e-tailer Newegg.com. The boys in blue believe that their online competitor stepped over a trademarked line by using the word “geek” and by making fun of inept Best Buy staffers in a TV ad. [More]